Tag Archives: World Sight Day

Glaucoma Australia’s new research grant recipients

To commemorate World Sight Day today, Glaucoma Australia has announced the inaugural recipients of its new Glaucoma Research Grants Program. Research grants have been awarded to Dr George Kong from the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital and Professor Jamie Craig from Flinders University. Since 2006, Glaucoma Australia has facilitated …

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Glaucoma group’s $200k in new research grants

Glaucoma Australia will award $200,000 in the first round of its new Glaucoma Research Grants Program funded by the William A Quinlivan Research Fund, which was established in 2006. Applications are now open until September 1, 2019, with the successful recipients to be announced on World Sight Day (October 10). …

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Bausch + Lomb will double recycling donations

To celebrate World Sight Day, Bausch + Lomb will double all donations raised between October 11 and December 11, 2018 in the Bausch + Lomb recycling program, a national free recycling program operated in partnership with TerraCycle. The Bausch + Lomb recycling program, launched in July 2017, allows people nationwide …

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Clarity of sight for medicines vital

Today, October 11, is World Sight Day 2018 and all pharmacists should consider asking customers they suspect of having limited vision whether they encounter difficulty reading labels on medication products. Numerous studies demonstrate that people with limited vision find managing their medication is one of the many issues they have …

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